Cliff House

Cliff House on Skye

Architects: Dualchas Building Design

An existing ruin marks the entrance situation of the croft, while the edge of the cliff locates the dwelling on its site high above the water’s edge, giving the connecting path a distinguished end.

Kensington Residence

Kensington Residence in Sydney

Design: CplusC Architectural Workshop

Situated in Kensington, Sydney, this project worked within an existing 1980’s first floor addition to a 1920s Californian bungalow.

Fragile Shelter, Sapporo

Fragile Shelter, Sapporo, Hokkaido Building

Design: Hidemi Nishida

Photos + film added of the deligthful “Fragile Shelter”, a winter temporary shelter that leads people to gather in the woods by this Sapporo-based artist and designer.
This temporary shelter in a wild winter forest is used intermittently for winter activities.

Villa Geldrop

Villa Geldrop in Holland

Design: Hofman Dujardin Architects

Geldrop The Netherlands March 2011 – Hofman Dujardin Architects designed a large villa set in the Dutch countryside. It is no ordinary house, however.

15 Degrees

15 Degrees House in Arkansas

Design: Matthias J Pearson Architect

15 Degrees is a private residence carefully situated on a rural wooded hilltop. The house consists of two 20’ x 84’ bars set perpendicular to each other and rotated an additional 15 degrees in response to site attributes and to create a dynamic interrelationship.

Dalvey Road House

Dalvey Road House in Singapore

Design: Guz Architects

Due to site constraints, it was challenging to create a feeling of openness. Hence, the strategy was to pull Dalvey Road House apart by incorporating courtyards and gardens to allow wind to flow and provide rooms with maximum views out and access to gardens.

East Malvern

East Malvern Residence in Victoria

Design: LSA Architects

Nestled in the wide leafy streets of Malvern this classic brick Federation house was patiently waiting to be brought up to date with modern family living. The clients brief was to enhance open space and add light whilst paying homage to the original era of the home through the choice of classic lines and materials.

Ronald McDonald House

Ronald McDonald House in South Glasgow

Architects: Keppie Design

The new Ronald McDonald House, which will provide free amenities and accommodation for families of sick children from all over Scotland who are being treated in the children’s hospital, will replace the current facility at Yorkhill when it is relocated to the South Glasgow Campus.

Leadenhall Building

The Leadenhall Building in London

Design: Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

British Land and Oxford Properties today unveil the new public space at the base of The Leadenhall Building following the completion of construction work.

Stamp House WAF Shortlist

WAF Awards Shortlist 2014

World Architecture Festival Awards 2014 – German architect Ole Scheeren confirmed for opening keynote

The principal of Büro Ole Scheeren will kick off proceedings on the main festival stage on 1 October. The World Architecture Festival (WAF) awards 2014 is the world’s biggest architectural awards programme.